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2018 SCO Tourism Cooperation Symposium


Theme:2018 SCO Tourism Cooperation Symposium

Date:May 9, 2018

Venue:Yangtze River Hall, East Lake International Conference Centre, Wuhan, Hebei, China

Introduction:Theme: Tourism – Highlight of SCO Cooperation, New Engine for Regional Development


Time Activities Description
Opening Ceremony Presenter:

Liu Shijun, Secretary-General of the World Tourism Alliance

14:30-14:40 Remarks Du Jiang, Head of the Chinese Delegation
14:40-14:50 Remarks Alphons Joseph Kannanthanam, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Tourism, Republic of India
14:50-15:00 Remarks Duan Qiang, Chairman of the World Tourism Alliance
15:00-15:30 Keynote Speech Topic: Expansion of Tourism Exchange – A Strategic Approach to the Development of International Cooperation
Dai Bin, President of China Tourism Academy
15:30-15:45 Tea Break
15:45-17:00 Panel Topic: Tourism – Highlight of SCO Cooperation and New Engine for Regional Development


Jiang Yiyi, Director, Institute of International Tourism Development, China Tourism Academy


1.      Ma Yong, Dean of Research Institute of Tourism Development, Hubei University

2.      Liu Jungang, President, Hubei Erxi Eco-Cultural Tourism Investment Co. Ltd

3.      Chen Wenjie, President of CTA Academy for Tourism Industry

4.      Zhong Linsheng, Professor in Ecotourism, Tourism Geography and Protected Area Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences